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 Post subject: 8800GT or 8800GTS?!
PostPosted: 27.02.2008 23:12 
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8800GT or 8800GTS?

This is the question many of the gamers are asking. This article will help you decide as we take a closer look at XFX's 8800GTS Alpha Dog and Gainward's 8800GT card with 1024MB (1 gigabyte) of memory. Head to head benchmarking will clearly show the difference... or will it?!

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